There are numerous resources available related to female convicts, convicts in general and Tasmanian history. They fall into the following groups:

A list of convict women, whose stories have been published in books, is available under Convict Stories. (This list is updated regularly).


If you know of a great website, book or other resource you think should be on our lists, please let us know.

In this section, you can also access a glossary of terms related to convicts in Van Diemen's Land.